A list of all the titles dropping this week across multiple OTT platforms
New week, a new set of recommendations here at OTTPlay! Unless you have been purposely avoiding all updates related to the Friends reunion, you probably already know that the episode is dropping later this week on ZEE5. However, Friends is just the tip of the iceberg for this week’s releases across OTT platforms. Here is everything you should stream this week -
Lucifer (Season 5/Part 2) - Netflix | May 28
Another season of our favourite devil turned detective? Count us in. Lucifer season 5 is expected to delve deeper into the issues of the eponymous character from the last season, where viewers were left to wonder if God is planning on sticking around and resolving the fights of his children.
Maharani - SonyLIV | May 28
Inspired by true events, Maharani is a political drama series that revolves around the wife of Bihar’s chief minister who is unexpectedly announced as his successor. The series, starring Huma Qureshi, then traces her ascent to the top.
Ek Mini Katha - Amazon Prime Video | May 27
This Telugu adult comedy stars Santosh Shoban and Kavya Thapar in lead roles. The plot focuses on a man whose insecurities are preventing him from getting married. When he finds himself falling in love, he seeks solutions to let his inhibitions go and marry the girl of his dreams.
Panic - Amazon Prime Video | May 28
Based on Lauren Oliver’s novel of the same name, Panic is a teen drama series that follows a class of 47 seniors in high school who are presented with an opportunity to leave their hometown by participating in a competition. But as the stakes start getting higher and the rules change, they’re left to analyse how much they can risk.
Friends : The Reunion - ZEE5 | May 27
It hasn’t been your day, your week, your month or even your year? Don’t worry, your favourite group of New Yorkers are back to provide moral support like always. Friends: The Reunion is going to feature the six friends answering trivia, playing games and reminiscing their time on set.
Cruella - Disney+ Hotstar | May 28
Cruella is all set to combine our love for Emma Stone with our excitement for a Disney Villainess. A remake of 101 Dalmatians, except this time the focus of the plot is Cruella de Vil and her origin story. The film will explore how an ambitious fashion designer turns into a notorious criminal.
Disney’s Launchpad - Disney+ Hotstar | May 28
This filmmaking programme is going to provide underrepresented creators a chance to showcase their short films. The six stories of the first season feature first and second generation immigrants who are trying to find their voice and identity in adverse circumstances.
Broken But Beautiful (Season 3) - AltBalaji | May 29
This popular Hindi web series is back for a third season with Siddharth Shukla and Sonia Rathee in lead roles. This season of Broken But Beautiful will explore themes of romance, heartbreaks, betrayals and more.
Dog Gone Trouble - Netflix | May 29
This animated comedy drama is the story of a pampered dog, Trouble, who loves his spa days and his little doggie cushion. However, he must leave his fancy ways of living behind when he realises that life is not going to pan out exactly how he wanted.
Sambhlo Chho - OHO Gujarati | May 30
Directed by Gaurang Kabira, Sambhlo Chho is a show that will showcase the stories of Jhaverchand Meghani. A prominent name in Gujarati literature, Meghani wrote a variety of folk tales.
Supergirl (Season 6) | May 31
The sixth and final season of Supergirl, starring Melissa Benoist in the lead role, is all set to bring the series to a conclusion. This season will consist of 20 episodes that will tie all loose ends of this DCEU series together.